It Is The Best Ones (freakytigger) wrote,
It Is The Best Ones
freakytigger

World Of Answu (caution contains ARMADILLO content)

IT'S THAT MEME AGAIN. Reply to this stating some kind of intent and I will ask you 5 questions. They will not be as good as these 5 questions tho which were asked me by worldofagwu.

1. what are yr top 3 pictures ( photos, drawings, paintings etc ) you've got up on the wall in yr house/home?

In 3rd place is the only original art I have ever bought (& even then it was in a print series and did not cost much) - it is a close up shot of tiny models of bathers in swimming trunks diving into a watermelon. They look as if they are having a lot of fun. I bought it in Barcelona and it reminds me of sun, sand, paella, etc. It hangs in the hall.

In 2nd place is a poster from the Moomin museum in Tampere which is of Moominmamma stirring a psychedelic brew in a cauldron and summoning all sorts of elemental faerie spirits. It was drawn by Tove J and shows a different side of Moominmamma to that which we generally know. It hangs in the living room.

In sentimental top place is a painting of our former rabbit, Piku, by my wife. It is not her best painting but it captures something of the spirit of the beast, who was a lazy but loving animal that we got off the RSPCA. It hangs in the "rabbit room" watching over our current herd of pets.

2. have you ever worn a top hat? - if so, what were the circs? if not, are you dead against it? how abt a cape?

I have a v large HEAD and so turned against hats of most kinds - used to have a magic set which included a large plastic top hat with no secret compartments or magical assistance of ANY KIND, plus it didn't fit, however I did try to wear it. I would wear one if i) it fit ii) it did not turn me into a cloud or the King of California.

Cape - while at school I had to wear a gown, being a scholarship boy. I liked it so a cape wd be no problem.

3. do you think you'd have any chance of survival in a post-apocalyptic future ruled by apes?

Despite my hairy beard I don't think I would fool them - I lack basic apish skills of dexterity and also have never been able to climb trees. A post-apocalyptic future would in general be a little tough for me though so good luck to our simian brethren in running the joint.

4. sweet or dry sherry? - or something else for aperitif?

I don't like sherry, it's what my parents drink - not that I have any beef with my parents especially but it still feels like an "old folks" tipple. HOWEVER when a shot of sherry is combined with a pint of cider in a Cider Armadillo you have a drink for before, during and after meals, set to delight young and old alike.

5. are you any goob at arm wrestling? details of big wins or losses & any experiences greatfully received.

No! My arms are thin and puny and what's more I have no wrist strength at all, I can barely open jars, so I can be 'turned' very easily in the arm rassle. I realised this at a young age and have stayed away from arm-based feats but am happy to referee a bout or two, most recently for charity at work, the eventual victor being a former member of the Danish olympic rowing squad.
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